Every Sunday in Puyallup, Washington, USA, Rev. Nancy C. Gowler offers a fresh and imaginative take on Scripture, current events, and faith in her sermons. Here we share those sermons with you.
Posts Tagged: singing
The author of Colossians begins with what many scholars believe is an extended quote of a hymn. Why start with a song? Pastor Nancy suggests it’s because music connects with us in multivalent ways. Listen as she invites the congregation on a singing tour through church history and congregational song.
Psalm 137:1-4; 138:1-3 Rev. Steve George says, “We’re called to “sing the Lord’s song” but sometimes, it’s in unexpected places (“strange lands”). We become modern day Psalmists at that point. Normalizing ALL of life to include the “foreign lands” of grief, disappointment, etc. Even THERE, God is in our midst.”